|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
West Mersea Essex UK|
|Reference:||GG Sterling 28|
A Classic Kit Holman design Sterling 28 Bermudan Sloop, she has been in long term family ownership since 1978. Proven to have good sea keeping qualities, comfortable in the seaways. She has been very lightly used. She is now back on the water on her swinging mooring. Spent a year out of the being refitted / External repaint, Rewiring of the mast. a New Sprayhood has been ordered, June 2021
Her interior which could do with a brightening/ revamp.
|Vessel name:||Gay Gannet|
|Condition:||Good , requires recommissioning and routine maintainance|
|Vessel type:||single displacement wooden sailing yacht|
|Designer:||Kim Holman, Holman and Pye|
|Builder:||Uphams of Brixham|
|Registry:||SSR part III|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Cruising Speed:||5 Knots|
|Maximum Speed:||7 Knots|
|Length over all:||28'|
|Length of deck:||28'|
|Length at waterline:||25' 6"|
|Maximum draft:||4' 6"|
|Hull colour:||pearl white|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||7 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||80 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||20 Gallons|
Good headroom 5ft 10ins.
All berths over 6ft in length.
Pilot berth, two opposing settee berths with trotter boxes.
A fore cabin with a V berth / converts to a double.
Blakes Marine toilet and wash basin in the heads compartment.
galley with double burner, grill and cooker. Stainless steel wash basin, manual pump.Cold water only.
Fixed centre line dining table, top folds over.
Vinyl upholstered coverings on the saloon berths, Cotton drill fabric in the forepeak.
door closes off the heads.
Fore hatch in the fore peak.
Carvel planked, mahogany above the waterline and Pitch pine below.
Copper fastened to Canadian Rock Elm steamed timbers on an Oak back bone.
Oak floors with a few galvanised steel strap floor
Transom stern, Transom hung rudder
Galvanised steel keel bolts
Last survey 2011
2 ton full length iron ballast keel
lead trimming ballast.
White topsides, black antifouling.
A good proportion of the Self draining cockpit has been rebuilt.
CQR anchor with 20 of chain and 20m warp.
Mooring warps and fenders
pair of oars
Echo sounder and log, new transducer April 2021
VHF, new VHF aerial
In mast electronics replaced new deck connectors, April 2021.
Reconditioned Perkins diesel engine.
Shaft driven on the centre line with a triple bladed propeller.
Hurth single lever control gear box. Max speed 6.5knots.
Single lever control.
Mast head Bermudan Sloop.
All by Kemp's, 6 years old in excellent condition.
Main sail cover, dodgers, spray hood in dark blue canvas ( renewed 2021) , fore hatch canvas cover.
Alloy deck stepped mast and boom. Mast electrics have all been replaced/ renewed.
Alloy spinnaker pole
Head sail furling reefing
Main sail fully battened
2 x 12v Heavy duty batteries
Avon dinghy with oars.
Bilge gas alarm fitted
Stanchions, guard wires.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith, in this case we are acting as Brokers only. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.